Cases R 1719/2019-5 and R 1922/2019-5, The Estate of the Late Sonia Brownell Orwell ./. EUIPO
In this amicus brief, we take the position that names, including famous persons’ names, are not per se excluded from trademark protection. In particular, names of authors may serve as an indicator of the origin of the relevant goods/services and be consequently registered as a trademark.
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